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Horatio Alger

Horatio Alger Jr. was an American writer of young adult novels about impoverished boys and their rise from humble backgrounds to lives of middle-class security and comfort through hard work, determination, courage, and honesty. His writings were characterized by the "rags-to-riches" narrative, which had a formative effect on the United States during the Gilded Age... Read More

BornJanuary 13, 1832
Chelsea, Massachusetts, United States
DiedJuly 18, 1899 (aged 67)
Natick, Massachusetts, United States
OccupationAuthor
NationalityAmerican

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